Books can be like people:
they make me think beyond my own head,
they share terrifying truths,
they reveal shameful secrets,
they teach in the most unconventional of ways...
The following quotes are meant to keep the old critical thinking juices brewing. I will be offline all day. It would be nice to come back to words inspired by these selections (or as a response to them). It would be delicious to find one or three of your own favorite snippets… The sweet ones, the scary ones, the sexy ones, the hurtful ones, the happy ones, the ones that are true.
“Everybody has their blind spots, the place where they are so sure of themselves that they see only their own rightness.” ~A Caress of Twilight
“I’m your nightmare. Did you think you were done with nightmares, now you’ve become one?” ~Exquisite Corpse
“The mask was a thing on its own, behind which Jack hid, liberated from shame and self-consciousness.” ~Lord of the Flies
“Granny was old and tired and not entirely clear about things after a long day, but to survive as a witch requires an ability to jump to very large conclusions…” ~Equal Rites
“The library is inhabited by spirits that come out of the pages at night.” ~The House of the Spirits
All Within by Cameron S. Reutzel
“Everything in the Universe is within you. Ask all from yourself.” ~ Rumi